Sep 20, 2010 12:00pm CDT
gathering in canada. there is no push of the south region. it sets up lines. look at the temperature increases. 30 warmer. that's huge. and the powerful winds the same ones that will lock into the area. spring to summer and here is the moisture plot. so the storms will produce downpours. winds south toáeplt and dew point at 52%. 69 is the water temperature. here is our chicago forecast. for this afternoon cloudy and turning windy. clusters of storms, some capable of downpours. winds will be increasing as the day goes on. cloudy and breezy. warmer and more humid storms coming through tonight. lows 64. that's a warm front going across the area. behind it winds will be south and southwest partly sunny. a high of 89. a cool front and cloudy at times. 89 and 72. that's a drop. >> three of the 5 had 90s. >> time to break out the sleeveless muscle shirt. >> it was packed away. >> some of us about # 5 years ago. >> a trivia quiz. which is not considered part of the red pour due. the answer ahead. >>> bears were not favored to win but they turned in a well- rounded effort to surprise the dou
Sep 10, 2010 12:00pm CDT
. embrj energy shut down its line which can carry more than a third of crude oil imports from canada to the mid west. the concern is supply to the mid west and that's sending oil prices rising the most in six weeks' drivers here in the region could see higher gas prices in the fall. meanwhile, president barack obama making it official and naming university of chicago business school professor and campaign adviser austin gowldsby to lead his council of economic advisers. as a member of the economic team, goldsby will work on ways to add more jobs to an economy with unemployment rate of 9.6% burger king about to get eaten by 3g capital. a lot of people on wall street are asking what do they plan on doing? bloomberg business week has learned that 3g partners are betting they will be able to trim costs about 10% and expansion to make the deal work. >>> and lastly, question for you. is facebook more popular than google? soarnted press reports that in the u.s. people are spending more time socializing on facebook than searching with google. that according to come score. and inching ahead,
Sep 22, 2010 12:00pm CDT
of cold air that's pooling up in canada. we will have tastes of that from time to time throughout the next week or two. notice throughout the area temperature not at all uncomfortable just a bit of a chill in the air. but dew point temperatures in the upper 50s and low to mid- 60s suggest the air is primed for a little rainfall. plenty of moisture up there. winds are coming off of lake michigan but hardly very strong. notice wind speeds under 10 miles per hour. but that cool lake water will tend to have an effect on downtown temperatures. this is our temperature forecast. the warm air and the oranges and reds. that's going to stay far to the south while this canadian air continues to sneak down into parts of the mid west and the in fact, by this weekend we will have a day or two of but from time to time again the hot air will surge back over the chicago area. don't put away the short pants just yet. looks like we will have a couple of warm days ahead. big thunderstorms are moderately big affecting parts of indianapolis. wind gusts there are 30 miles per hour. also some rain down i
Sep 16, 2010 12:00pm CDT
the arctic region. look at temperatures in the 30s and 40s in northern canada. that air mass swings into the upper mid west and sets up a big temperature contrast zone through this area this weekend. we will get a northeasterly wind to lock in as saturday goes on. that continues on sunday. it will be cool and we may run a couple of rain generating impulses along it. it will not be an all weekend rain. 54 twin cities. 54 at duluth. bemidji, minnesota. look at the temperature drops in the last 24 hours. huge chunk of the country. much cooler than it was. and we are pushing this humid air that fueled today's showers off to the south as evidenced by the lower dew points which stand at 55 in chicago but we will see 40s in the next couple of day pmps humidity 75%. winds northwest as we say and 69 as our water temperature along the shoreline. moderate values of mold, ragweed and weed reported today from loyola gottlieb hospital. we will see this pocket of winds here. that's that cool air mass coming southward. about the time crosses the u.s. canadian border these winds will sheer the colde
Sep 27, 2010 12:00pm CDT
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Sep 15, 2010 12:00pm CDT
north and autumn taking over there and temperatures in the 20s at this hour in northern canada. the shorter days taking their toll on temperatures and giving rise to the cooling there which starts setting up more and more powerful jet streams and that's united states weather of autumn and winter turns more active faster steering winds and forces in the atmosphere to get storms going. 70 in chicago, 61 up the lake at green bay and rhinelander at 49. it's 47 in duluth. many areas registering a temperature drop over the last 24 hours with east winds blowing here at 13. humidity 49% and water at 68 degrees. and the pollen numbers are down. mold spores a moderate ragweed and weed. loyola gottlieb hospital and dr. joseph lea and his staff. here is what we were talking about. powerful jet stream. look that the batch of winds right there. that white area, that's strong band of winds. when the winds strengthen like that, that's a sign that temperature differentials increasing because cold air is coming south. what it does is this fast west to east flow takes the core of the cool air and ulti
Sep 29, 2010 12:00pm CDT
may have some more record high temperatures today. but the cool air up in canada is waiting and it's going to come into the chicago area. in fact, the cold front, the leading edge of that cold air is expected to make its way to chicago tonight around midnight. but the main chunk of cold air that is coldest air will wait until the weekend. temperatures across the entire area at this hour very comfortable. and there is not much moisture around. dew point temperatures as you see in the 40s across the area so it's a good day to get out and enjoy some sunshine and very mild temperatures. there is the wind picture. notice the winds coming out of the south. they will come out of the south, southwest most of the afternoon. but shift around to the northwest overnight tonight as that cold front comes through the area. temperature forecast, there is the milder air. that front the cold air begins to invade the chicago area. and it looks like this weekend we will see day time high temperatures just in the 50s and possibly some 30s chilly. there is a hot air continuing to build out in the western
Sep 13, 2010 12:00pm CDT
a bit. they involve a big cool air mass that's taking shape in canada. it will drape over the northern tier of states and set up a big jet stream and little impulses like the one here just starting to reflect itself with some showers and thunderstorm develop out in the plains. some of which may grow severe today and will come our way. look how absent preparation is -- precipitation is from a good chunk of the united states at this point. that's the change. we will have more moisture in the week ahead. we are getting an inch and a quarter total. forecast on average in the models in the next search days. .8 of an inch of rain this time of year. modestly above normal. 78 at sugar grove at this hour. glenview at 77. freeport at 80 and glen ellyn at 79. and these are all temperatures with comfortable humidities. light northwesterly wind. that's another change that's going to happen. and winds will be predominantly easterly. very lightly tomorrow. but strengthen a bit in the days ahead. winds will come off the lake and that starts cooling things down a little bit this time of year.